The Mothman Prophecies

Genre:  Romance, Sci-Fi/Fantasy, Thriller
Running Time:  119 min.
Release Date: January 25, 2002
DVD: June 4, 2002
Netflix: June 1, 2018

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Cast: Richard Gere, Laura Linney, Will Patton, Debra Messing, Lucinda Jenney, Alan Bates


A reporter (Gere) investigates strange phenomena in a small West Virginia town, including unexplained lights in the sky, psychic visions, and sightings of bizarre winged creatures.. all of which are connected to the mysterious circumstances under which his wife (Messing) died.

Based on true events chronicled in the 1975 book of the same title by John A. Keel.

Director: Mark Pellington
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Producer(s): Gary Lucchesi, Tom Rosenberg, Gary Goldstein
Screenplay: Richard Hatem, Becky Johnson
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